Cecchetti Associates Central 2020 Entry Information and Dates

Cecchetti Associates Central 2020 Entry Information and Dates


Classes will be held three times a term on a Sunday as per the dates advertised below at Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance, Clifton Lodge, St Margaret’s Drive Twickenham TW1 1QN.

Entry Requirements:

  • Boys and Girls aged 7 years and under 18 by the 1st September in the year of the audition may apply for a place
  • JUNIOR ASSOCIATES: a good pass at Grade 1/2/3/4 or Standard 2/3/4 in classical ballet
  • SENIOR ASSOCIATES: a good pass at Grade 5/6 or Standard 5/6/7 in classical ballet
  • GRADUATES: students working at Vocational level
  • BOYS CLASSES: at Junior and Senior levels often with Male teachers

Duration of Classes:

  • From 1 ½ to 2 ½ hours depending on age.
  • Classes will consist of a classical ballet class followed by classes in either Character, Choreography, Classical Greek, Irish, Mime, Modern, National, Repertoire, Spanish, Jazz or other dance forms.

Further Opportunities within the Cecchetti Society:

  • Students will be encouraged to participate in or attend the Children’s Awards and Mabel Ryan Awards, the Choreographic Competition, Choreographic workshops and events arranged at The Cecchetti Centre, as well as attend the Summer School for Young Dancers.
  • Associates will be assessed and auditioned at the end of every year, and at the age of 11 will be encouraged to audition for The Cecchetti Society Scholar’s Classes if they have gained a good pass in Grade 4 classical ballet (Cecchetti Method).

Dates for the academic year 2020/2021 are as follows:


20th September

18th October

15th November


17th January

21st February

21st March


25th April

16th May

20th June

Audition Date for 2020/2021: 6th June 2021

For more information regarding the Rules and Fees, download the Cecchetti Rules and Information main scheme entry 2020 >>